Below is the first of several upcoming profiles of avid Utah Lake users.
Since they sit atop the food chain, humans wield a lot of power over their environment.
Grab your gun. It’s hunting season.
Hoisting a sail, watching the breeze fill the canvas with wind energy, hearing the waves lap on the sides of the boat, seeing other craft on the waters – this is the ultimate for a beautiful, peaceful feeling on Utah Lake.
Columnist Doug Larson once wrote, “If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there’d be a shortage of fishing poles.”
For most area residents, Utah Lake is in their backyard. So you won’t get many style or exotic points for skiing there.
I’ve lived in Utah County for nine years. Like the vast majority of you, Utah Lake has always been to the west. So it’s easy to take your surroundings for granted.
You know—of that lake, but not in the lake. Here are a few quick ideas to get the creative juices flowing:
For the uninitiated, there are five public marinas at Utah Lake: Utah Lake State Park in Provo, Saratoga Springs City Marina, American Fork Boat Harbor, Lindon Marina, and Lincoln Beach at the south end of the lake.